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Are you looking for a position that offers a rewarding lifelong career filled with new and exciting challenges? P&G is looking for an Environmental Associate Scientist - BS/MS.
Environmental Associate Scientist - BS/MS
We are looking for an environmental Associate Scientist to work in the Biodegradation Lab at the Environmental Stewardship and Sustainability (ESS) group in our Global Product Stewardship (GPS) under Research & Development organization, located at Procter & Gamble's Mason Business Center in Mason, Ohio.
Main responsibilities include evaluating material's environmental fate based on standardized biodegradation test results, coordinating equipment calibration and maintenance to ensure a smooth operation of the biodegradation lab, and developing novel test methods with senior technical experts as needed. Interfacing with internal customers and advising on environmental fate profiles of materials.
BS/MS in environmental science, environmental engineering, chemistry, biology or closely related field with in-depth knowledge of environmental science laboratory testing procedures to work in a lab applying technical expertise to evaluate the environmental fate of materials used in P&G products.
- Extensive chemical, biological or microbiology laboratory experience is preferred including experience in sample preparation, laboratory extraction procedures, and analytical experience with TOC, HPLC, and other standard analytical techniques.
- Work experience on radiochemistry, liquid scintillation counting, and thin layer chromatography will be a positive in the consideration of prospective candidates.
- Willingness to collaborate effectively with other team members and internal customers and interact in a productive and positive manner. Being a self-directed person with a flow to the work attitude, and flexibility to adjust priorities is critical. Willingness to occasionally work on weekends and local travel(
- Strong communication skills to enable seamless collaboration with customers and stakeholders inside and outside the Company including working knowledge of Microsoft excel and word. Knowledge on Electronic lab notebook is a plus.
- The ideal candidate will have passion for laboratory work, the willingness to work in a laboratory setting and the desire to be innovative and solve tough technical challenges.
The successful applicant will join a team of environmental scientists focused on environmental effects assessment of consumer and personal care product ingredients that leverage laboratory, field, and modeling capabilities.
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